Admissions

How to Apply

Applying to iCLA is easy through our online application system. There are different procedures depending on your admissions category as follows:

  • International students can apply online. For more details, see the information for international applicants.
  • Japanese students who have studied under a foreign curriculum for at least two years between grade 7-12, and meet our English language requirement of TOEFL iBT 76 (or equivalent accepted proficiency test) can also apply through our international online application system, following the same guidelines as for international applicants.
  • Japanese students who have not studied under a foreign curriculum or do not meet our English language requirement, please see the details of our application process for domestic students

Applications for Fall 2019 are now closed.

Information for 2020 applications coming soon.

Application process

  1. Check you meet our entry requirements and are eligible to apply
  2. Complete the online application form and upload required documents
  3. Pay the application fee of ¥7,000
  4. Application document screening and interview
  5. Notification of results

Application schedule

Intake Admission Category Application Period Interview Period Notification Period Enrollment Deadline
Opening Date Closing Dates*
Spring International I
Transfer
Mon. Sep. 10, 2018 Tue. Nov 6, 2018 Mon. Nov. 12, 2018 – Fri. Nov.16, 2018 Thu. Nov. 22, 2018 – Mon. Nov. 26, 2018 Fri. Dec. 7, 2018
Returnee Tue. Nov 27, 2018 Mon. Dec. 3, 2018 – Fri. Dec. 7, 2018 Fri.Dec.21, 2018  

Fri. Jan.11,2019

Tue. Feb 19, 2019 Tue. Feb. 26, 2019 –Thu. Feb 28, 2019 Fri. Mar. 8, 2019 Tue. Mar. 19, 2019
Fall International I
Transfer
Returnee
Tue. Nov 27, 2018 Mon. Nov. 12, 2018 – Fri. Dec. 7, 2018 Thu. Dec. 20, 2018 – Thu. Dec. 27, 2018 Thu. Jan 31, 2019
International II
Transfer
Returnee
Tue. Feb 19, 2019 Fri. Feb. 1, 2019 – Thu. Feb 28, 2019 Fri. Mar. 8, 2019 – Fri. Mar 15, 2019 Fri. Apr 12, 2019
International III
Transfer
Returnee
Tue. Apr 2, 2019 Mon. Mar. 18, 2019 – Fri. Apr 12, 2019 Mon. Apr. 22, 2019 – Fri. Apr 26, 2019 Fri. May 24, 2019

*The application period has multiple closing dates that are connected with different periods for notification.